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Family Guy’s 9/11 joke went too far?

Family Guy’s 9/11 joke went too far?

Seth McFarlane and Family Guy in general were never the types to shy away from tackling controversial issues and making jokes about subjects that people consider sacred (for example, the Mohammed episode), and most of the time, you know that the creators are expecting the negative reactions and may have planned for it, but last Nov 13’s episode ruffled a few feathers that shouldn’t have been ruffled.

Family Guy Producers Planning a Female-Centric Cartoon

Family Guy Producers Planning a Female-Centric Cartoon

Seth McFarlane is famous for creating animated shows that revolve around male protagonists, with Family Guy’s Peter Griffin, The Cleveland Show’s Cleveland Brown, and American Dad’s Stan Smith all seeming to fit the stereotypical fat and/or stupid father role. In a recent interview with Alex Bornstein (who does the voice for Lois Griffin in Family Guy), it is revealed that McFarlane is planning a new animated series that will be headlined by a female character.

Sunday Animation Domination Comedy Block goes Halloween October 30th

Sunday Animation Domination Comedy Block goes Halloween October 30th

FOX’s Sunday Animation Domination Comedy Block, which consists of The Simpsons, Family Guy, The Cleveland Show, and Allen Gregory, will celebrate Halloween this October 30th by airing all-new episodes that are frightfully funny and designed to scare some laughs out of you. And, let’s be honest, it’s really not Halloween without a whole bunch of animation. And candy. But mostly animation. …and candy.

Family Guy Creator Doesn’t Mind Wrapping-up the Show

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No more Peter? So long Stewie? Could it be that one of the most iconic prime time cartoons in the past decade is finally calling it quits? It certainly looks that way – at least from the perspective of the folks behind the show. In a recent Hollywood Reporter cover story, Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane states that he doesn’t mind if his long-running and critically-acclaimed Fox animated series ends.

Animation Domination CrossOver: Family Guy, American Dad, and Cleveland Show in Seahorse Seashell Party

Animation Domination CrossOver: Family Guy, American Dad, and Cleveland Show in Seahorse Seashell Party

Fox is known for it’s primetime toons, from the Simpsons to King of the Hill. But now, three of their giants will be merging in a single event, truly living up to the Animation Domination nickname! On May 1st, Family Guy, American Dad, and The Cleveland Show will have a triple crossover with one another perfect for Seth MacFarlane’s dreams. The Hurricane will hit American Dad and the Cleveland show, while Family Guy will suffer under the wrath of the Seahorse Seashell Party. The event that has been years in the making is now so very close to the watching! Read on for more details

Constantin Films hopes to out-Disney the House of Mouse with Tarzan

Constantin Films hopes to out-Disney the House of Mouse with Tarzan

A human child raised in the jungle by great apes, rejecting civilization for the call of the wild. SpongeBob? No. Batman? No. …Stewie? No! We’re talking about Tarzan here. Created by Edgar Rice Burroughs, Tarzan has seen many different animated forms and spinoffs, from “George of the Jungle” to Disney’s animated Tarzan film from ten years ago. Now, Constantin Films is developing a new CG animated adaption of Tarzan, in full movie-standard 3D, with Ambient Entertainment handling the animation. Constantin acquired the rights to the Tarzan books from the estate of author Edgar Rice Burroughs’ Tarzan. Disney’s take on the character scored nearly $450 million dollars worldwide, and Constantin would love a similar result.

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